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ghavforgive me of my sin
ghàpossmy
ghaâvitravel; go aboutA ghaa ŋkarə nlɔɔ nɨ̂ ɨ̀fàʼà.He is going about and looking for a job.àghaàn7visit; tour; travelghantə̂vvisitnɨ̀ghaàn5visitph. v.swoŋtə nɨghaàswoŋə̂ŋ̀ghàâ21gertravelling; going about2infto travel; to go about
ghàâvspeak; talkàghàà kɨkaŋ1none slow of speech, stammererghàa njɨ̀mvigossipghàànsə̂vimake someone talk unnecessarilyghààntə̂vrebukeghàbɨlə̂visay one thing now and another aftewardsŋ̀ghàâ11ger9talking; speaking2infto talk; to speakcomp.àkɨʼɨtə̀ ŋ̀ghaakɨʼɨtə̂tɨ̀ghààn1/21dumb person2quiet person
ghàa njɨ̀mph. v. ofghàâǹjɨ̀mvigossipŋ̀ghàa njɨ̀mgossipingto gossip
ghàànə̂vdiscuss; debateŋghàànə̂ger91talking together; conversing; discussing2to talk together; to converse; to discuss
ghàànsə̂der. ofghàâvimake someone talk unnecessarilyŋ̀ghàànsə̂making someone talk unnecessarilyto make someone talk unnecessarily
ghààntə̂der. ofghàâvrebukeŋ̀ghààntə̂rebuking; reproachingto rebuke; to reproaching
ghâbə̀ideouncookedkaa mâkàbə̀ wa à sɨ̀ bê m̀bə ghâbə̀ ghâbə̀.The cocoyam is not cooked well, it is uncooked.
ghàbɨlə̂der. ofghàâvisay one thing now and another aftewards
ghaʼâ11vdefeat2v be beyond explanation; beyond one's ability or understandingA ghaʼa ghâ.It is beyond me. I cannot explain it.3vtovercomeNɨ̀ tsuu màʼàtə̀ mə tâ ɨ̀nnù ji bɨ ka ŋghaʼa ghuu bə̂, nɨ̀ baŋnə ŋka ŋghaʼa ɨnnù jì bɨ nɨ̀ ɨ̀bɔ̀ŋə̀.Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.Rom 12:21Synjɨ̂ 11ŋ̀ghàʼâ21ger9winning; defeat; defeating2infto win; to defeat
ghaʼâ21v.adjbe plenty; be many; be much2adjplenty, much, many, greatghaʼasə̂1vt1glorify; praise; exalt2honourNɨ̀ ka ŋghaʼasə bɨlɨ̂m buu ntsya ajàŋ yìi mə bo ghaʼasə ghuu aà.Outdo one another in showing honour.ghaʼatə̂v.adj1be increasing2be plenty; be many; be muchŋ̀ghàʼâ11ger9being many, being much2infto be much; to be many
ghàʼàideoquickly; out of a suddenÀ yùʼù mə̂, ǹtɔ̂ŋ yi ɨ lwî, a bɨɨ̀nə̀ mə ghàrə̀, m̀burə mfɛʼɛ ghɛ̀ɛ̀ ƴi.When he heard it , he was anoint and stood up suddenly and left.
ghaʼasə̂1der. ofghaʼâ2vt1glorify; praise; exalt2honourNɨ̀ ka ŋghaʼasə bɨlɨ̂m buu ntsya ajàŋ yìi mə bo ghaʼasə ghuu aà.Outdo one another in showing honour.Synghuʼusə̂praise; honour; extolŋ̀ghàʼàsə̂1glorifying; praising; exaltingto glorify; to praise; to exalthonouring; extollingto extol; to honour
ghaʼasə̂2v.adjbe often
ghaʼatə̂der. ofghaʼâ2v.adj1be increasing2be plenty; be many; be muchghàʼàtə̀manymany
ghàʼàtə̀der. ofghaʼatə̂1adjmanybə̀ bî ghàʼàtə̀many people2pronmanyKaa bì ghàʼà sɨ̀ bɔŋə̀.Not many are good.
ghantə̂der. ofghaâvvisitŋ̀ghàntə̂to visit; visitingto visit
ghàŋə̂vttie up (very firmly)
ghàrə̀1n1image; ghost; shadowSynŋ̀kûghost
ghàrə̀2ideoripping clothàtsə̀ʼə̀ já á sáʼánə́mə́ ghàrə̀.The cloth rips ghàrə̀.
ghɛ̀ɛ̂vigoghɛ̀ɛ̀ nɨ̂mbììvigo aheadghɛ̀ɛ̀ nɨ̀ mbììvigo forward; go ahead; continueghɛ̀ɛ̀ŋkə̂vigo (of many)ŋ̀ghɛ̀ɛ̂1ger9going2infto go
ghɛ̀ɛ̀ nɨ mbììvgo on; keep on; continue
ghɛ̀ɛ̀ nɨ̀ mbìì??ghɛ̀ɛ̂2mbììvigo forward; go ahead; continue